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Sesame Street teaches kids the 'D' word: Divorce

  • Sesame Street tackles divorce for the first time in 40 years
  • The segment is available only online

For the first time in 40 years, Sesame Street is tackling an issue that devastates millions of our kids every day - divorce. The program they developed will not be shown on air, however. It will only be available online only. Why did they wait so long and is it too little too late?

In the video, we hear from Sesame Workshop's Dr. Jeanette Betancourt, Denise Albert from and Jacqueline Burt from

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